Corning™ Matrigel™ GFR Membrane Matrix

Produces a biologically active matrix material resembling the mammalian cellular basement matrix. Corning™ Matrigel™ GFR Basement Membrane Matrix provides a physiologically relevant environment for studies of cell morphology, biochemical function, migration, invasion, and gene expression.

Overview
Brand: Corning™

Manufacturer Part Number: 356230

5ML Matrigel Growth Factor Reduced (GFR) Basement

UNSPSC: 12352205

Code: 66

Additional Details:
Additional Details: Weight: 0.03700kg



Alerts: Note: Avoid multiple freeze-thaws; do not store in a frost-free freezer

Product Code. 11543620

Quantity Price
1 £ 247.67000000000002 / 5mL
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 31-01-2017
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Description and Specification

Specification

Packaging N/A
For Use With (Application) Suitable for applications that require a highly defined basement membrane preparation.
Storage Requirements -20°C
Product Type Growth factor reduced basement membrane matrix
Source Engelbreth-Holm-Swarm Mouse Tumor
Source Engelbreth-Holm-Swarm Mouse Tumor
Quantity 5mL
Quantity 5mL

 

  • Tested for the ability to promote neurite outgrowth of chick dorsal root ganglia cells
  • Tested and found negative for bacteria, fungi, and mycoplasma
  • Source: Engelbreth-Holm-Swarm (EHS) mouse tumor, a tumor rich in extracellular matrix proteins, including Laminin (a major component), Collagen IV, heparin sulfate proteoglycans, entactin/nidogen, and a number of growth factors
  • Base formulation: Dulbecco's Modified Eagle's Medium with 50μg/mL gentamycin, with or without Phenol Red
  • Solubilized basement membrane preparations polymerize at room temperature
Quality 
  • Mouse colonies routinely screened for pathogens via Mouse Antibody Production (MAP) testing
  • Extensive PCR testing is performed to screen for a number of pathogens
  • Tested and found negative for bacteria, fungi, and mycoplasma
  • Protein concentrations determined by Lowry method
  • Endotoxin units measured by Limulus Amoebocyte Lysate assay
  • Matrigel Matrix gel stability is tested for a period of 14 days at 37°C
  • Biological activity is determined for each lot using a neurite outgrowth assay
Application: • Cell Growth and Differentiation • Metabolism/Toxicology Studies • Invasion Assays • In Vitro and In Vivo Angiogenesis Assays • In Vivo Angiogenesis Studies and Augmentation of Tumors in Immunosuppressed Mice